Tagged: Tarjei Vesaas

“The Ice Palace”

Tarjei Vesaas’s classic novel is a haunting tale of friendship and secrecy that lasts beyond death Christine Foster Meloni Washington Tarjei Vesaas is widely acknowledged as the greatest Norwegian writer of the 20th century....

Book review: Vesaas’s The Birds

Christine Foster Meloni Washington, D.C. Tarjei Vesaas is considered one of the greatest Norwegian writers of the 20th century. He was born in 1897 in Vinje, Telemark, and grew up on his family farm...